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Firewire Attack on Windows Vista
From: Bernhard Mueller <research () sec-consult com>
Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2008 15:53:36 +0000

Hello,

In the light of recent discussions about firewire / DMA hacks, we would
like to throw in some of the results of our past research on this topic
(done mainly by Peter Panholzer) in the form of a short whitepaper. In
this paper, we demonstrate that the firewire unlock attack (as
implemented in Adam Boileau┬┤s winlockpwn) can be used against Windows
Vista.

The paper is available at:

http://www.sec-consult.com/fileadmin/Whitepapers/Vista_Physical_Attacks.pdf


Best regards, 

Bernhard


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